The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 50 84 68
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -16
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 33 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.52% 1.75% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.35% 9.55% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 32
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +26.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £48,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Wireless
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
230 199 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.55% 18.32% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 205 186 190
Median salary £36,500 £36,018 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Kent

Wireless
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford +17 12 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Tunbridge Wells +22 5 - -
Maidstone +11 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Chatham - 3 £27,000 -
Faversham - 2 £44,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £72,500 -
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 43 (60.56%) Cisco
2 38 (53.52%) Firewall
3 32 (45.07%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (45.07%) CheckPoint
4 28 (39.44%) SNMP
5 27 (38.03%) Network Security
6 24 (33.80%) CCNP
7 20 (28.17%) LAN
7 20 (28.17%) WAN
8 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
9 18 (25.35%) VPN
9 18 (25.35%) Linux
9 18 (25.35%) Finance
10 17 (23.94%) Tomcat
11 16 (22.54%) Juniper
11 16 (22.54%) Blue Coat
11 16 (22.54%) Aruba
11 16 (22.54%) F5
11 16 (22.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 16 (22.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 15 (21.13%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (21.13%) Cloud Foundry
12 15 (21.13%) DevOps
12 15 (21.13%) SoftLayer
12 15 (21.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 15 (21.13%) IBM Cloud
12 15 (21.13%) Jenkins
12 15 (21.13%) FortiGate
12 15 (21.13%) Vagrant
12 15 (21.13%) Opscode Chef

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (23.94%) Tomcat
2 15 (21.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (5.63%) CMS
4 3 (4.23%) IIS
5 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (21.13%) IBM Cloud
1 15 (21.13%) SoftLayer
2 14 (19.72%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (53.52%) Firewall
2 28 (39.44%) SNMP
3 27 (38.03%) Network Security
4 20 (28.17%) LAN
4 20 (28.17%) WAN
5 18 (25.35%) VPN
6 16 (22.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 16 (22.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 15 (21.13%) DHCP
7 15 (21.13%) DNS
7 15 (21.13%) MPLS
8 14 (19.72%) SSL
9 12 (16.90%) 802.11
9 12 (16.90%) DPNSS
9 12 (16.90%) IPsec
9 12 (16.90%) QSIG
10 10 (14.08%) IP Telephony
11 7 (9.86%) WLAN
12 6 (8.45%) VLAN
13 5 (7.04%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Jenkins
1 15 (21.13%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Network Engineer
2 24 (33.80%) Network Security Engineer
2 24 (33.80%) Security Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) Administrator
3 11 (15.49%) DevOps Administrator
3 11 (15.49%) Support Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (14.08%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Network Support
7 6 (8.45%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Security Support Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.23%) Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Network Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) Grails
1 14 (19.72%) Ruby on Rails
1 14 (19.72%) Spring
2 12 (16.90%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 15 (21.13%) Statistics
2 14 (19.72%) Cryptography
2 14 (19.72%) PKI
3 4 (5.63%) Telematics
4 3 (4.23%) iPhone
5 2 (2.82%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) CESG
6 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.41%) Android
6 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (21.13%) DevOps
1 15 (21.13%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (19.72%) Analytics
2 14 (19.72%) Computer Security
2 14 (19.72%) E-Commerce
3 11 (15.49%) Network Design
4 6 (8.45%) ITIL
5 4 (5.63%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.23%) Change Management
6 3 (4.23%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.82%) Line Management
7 2 (2.82%) Mobile Development
7 2 (2.82%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.82%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (1.41%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.41%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.41%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.41%) Time Management
8 1 (1.41%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) Bash Shell
1 15 (21.13%) Python
1 15 (21.13%) Ruby
2 4 (5.63%) Perl
3 2 (2.82%) C
4 1 (1.41%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (33.80%) CCNP
3 15 (21.13%) CCSE
3 15 (21.13%) JNCIP
3 15 (21.13%) JNCIS
4 14 (19.72%) CCNA
5 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (8.45%) MCSE
7 5 (7.04%) Degree
8 3 (4.23%) HNC
8 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.82%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.82%) CCDA
9 2 (2.82%) CCDP
9 2 (2.82%) HND
9 2 (2.82%) MCP
10 1 (1.41%) CISSP
10 1 (1.41%) CNA
10 1 (1.41%) MCSA
10 1 (1.41%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 10 (14.08%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) FortiGate
1 15 (21.13%) Nagios
1 15 (21.13%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (21.13%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 43 (60.56%) Cisco
2 32 (45.07%) CheckPoint
3 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
4 16 (22.54%) Aruba
4 16 (22.54%) Blue Coat
4 16 (22.54%) F5
4 16 (22.54%) Juniper
5 14 (19.72%) Splunk
6 13 (18.31%) Mitel
6 13 (18.31%) VMware
7 4 (5.63%) Avaya
7 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.23%) Apple
8 3 (4.23%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.82%) HP
9 2 (2.82%) Meraki
9 2 (2.82%) Siemens
10 1 (1.41%) FireEye
10 1 (1.41%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.41%) Ruckus Wireless
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 3 days ago